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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Arts Board

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 92 words.

one of the seven arts boards of the Australia Council, was established in 1977; before that community arts

Community Cultural Development Committee

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 81 words.

one of the two major Committees of the Australia Council, replaced the Community Arts Board, established in 1977 as

From Imagined Communities to Contact Zones

Lori Morimoto.

in Transatlantic Television Drama

February 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies - World. 6975 words.

This chapter critiques fan studies’ work that has treated fandom as made up of cohesive “imagined communities.” Instead, it explores a “contact zones” model of transatlantic media fandoms....

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Marcus K.M. Tso, Ethics in the Qumran Community

Matthew Goff.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

April 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

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Community of Believers of ‘Holy Men’ and ‘Saints’ or Community of Muslims? The Rise and Development of Early Muslim Historiography

Amikam Elad.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

This study is an extended review article of Donner's Narratives of Islamic Origins. It will be composed of three sections: 1) a critical survey of the contents of the book, 2) some...

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Review: Church and Community Conflicts: The Relationships of the Thessalonian, Corinthian, and Philippian Churches with their Wider Civic Communities

Todd Klutz.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

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John J. Collins, Beyond the Qumran Community: The Sectarian Movement of the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Alison Schofield.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

October 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

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Review: Psalms in Community: Jewish and Christian Textual, Liturgical and Artistic Traditions

James Limburg.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

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Review: Wealth in the Dead Sea Scrolls and in the Qumran Community

Torleif Elgvin.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

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Shīˁism

Marlé Hammond.

in A Dictionary of Arabic Literary Terms and Devices

February 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 140 words.

A sect of Islam believing that leadership of the Islamic community rests with the descendants of the Prophet Muḥammad. The

Brookes, Herbert (1867–1963)

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 95 words.

(1867–1963),

born Sandhurst (Bendigo), Victoria, played a leading role for many years in Victorian cultural and community affairs.

Arts Council of Australia

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 355 words.

is an organisation linking nine bodies which operate within the area of community arts. The six Australian States, the ACT

O'Donoghue, John (1929– )

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 136 words.

(1929– ),

born Newcastle, has worked as a teacher, lecturer and director of community programmes for Newcastle College of

Lee, Joyce (1913– )

William H. Wilde, Joy Hooton and Barry Andrews.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature

January 1994; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 118 words.

(1913– ),

born Murtoa, Victoria, has been a pharmacist with the Richmond Community Health Centre, a lecturer in poetry

Mander, Jane (1877–1949)

Kim Worthington.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 1712 words.

(1877–1949),

novelist, was born in Ramarama, a small settler community near Auckland. Her father forwent the limited

Devanny, Jean (1894–1962)

Jane Stafford and Nelson Wattie.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 1183 words.

(1894–1962),

was born Jane Crook in Ferntown, a mining community near Collingwood, in Golden Bay. Her writing is

Marae

Nelson Wattie.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 338 words.

is the central area of a Māori community, a place where the local people (tangata whenua) can meet to

New Zealand Book Council, The

Nelson Wattie.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 96 words.

was founded in 1972 to increase community interest in books, to improve access to them, to provide a forum for

Whanau (1974)

Paul Millar.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 277 words.

(1974),

Witi Ihimaera's second novel, is again concerned with the tightly knit Māori community of the small

Adsett, Dell (1920– )

Roger Robinson.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 171 words.

(1920– ),

novelist and local historian, has lived, as a sheep farmer, within the rural communities that are